People:

Parviz Tavakoli-Kolour


Parviz Tavakoli-Kolour

Tropical Biosphere Research Center
University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa  (Japan)



 +81 80 6488 7660



Research interests

I research on Coral reef ecology and Molecular Biology. my current project is 'Recovery of a Porites coral species under different temperatures and coral physiological and gene expression responses' My longer-term goals will be focused on the ​connectivity of mesophotic and shallow water coral reefs, deep reef refugia, evolutionary biology studies on mesophotic coral reef ecosystem and modeling​.

Publications
Research platform experience
  Diving - Technical Open-Circuit
  Aquarium-based
  Diving (unspecified)
  Diving - Regular Open-Circuit
  Snorkeling